Claims for Benefit

Application forms are obtained from the RSSB District Branches country wide and can be downloaded from RSSB’s website; www.rssb.rw

You need to attach the documents to your application form as set out below.

Retirement Pension/ Lump Sum Settlement:

·         Birth certificate issued by the Registry Office

·         Service testimonial from last employer

·         Bank  Account Number

·         2 passport photos

Early retirement pension

·         Birth certificate issued by the Registry Office

·          Certificate of your working Capacity issued by your employer

·          Medical certificate of professional inaptitude issued by a legal medical commission

·         Bank Account Number

·         2 passport photos

Invalidity pension:

·         Birth certificate issued by the Registry Office

·         Medical certificate of professional inaptitude issued by a doctor approved by the government

·          Bank Account Number

·         2 passport photos

Survivor’s pensioner lump sum benefits:

·         Birth certificate of the insured person if the person had not yet received old age pension

·           Death certificate issued by an Officer of the Registry Office or by an approved doctor who confirmed the death

·         Marriage certificate

·          Birth certificates for the deceased’s surviving children

·         Certificate of guardianship issued by competent Tribunal in case of the absence or death of both the parents of the surviving children

·         Certificate of legal recognition of natural children

·         Certificate of school attendance issued by the Heads of schools for the children who are still at school from age of 18 to 25 years

·         Certificate of invalidity issued by medical authority for children who are invalid

·         Certificate of bachelorhood or spinsterhood for the insured person who died single